08 Oct 2015
Hindon (UP): The Indian Air Force is now planning to induct women into the fighter aircraft stream, IAF Chief Arup Raha said today.
08 Sep 2015
Badal: Lauding the indomitable spirit of Punjabi girls, Union Minister Human Resource Development Smriti Irani exhorted them to play a proactive role in women empowerment at the national level.
05 Sep 2015
Patna: Jagran Pehel, a division of Shri Puranchandra Gupta Smarak Trust and Women Development Corporation (WDC), Government of Bihar signed an MOU to implement the fourth phase of the much popular women empowerment project Sapno Ko Chali Chooney, for the third consecutive time.
08 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Over 150 representatives from business, government, UN, civil society, and academia gathered today for India’s premier business event on gender equality- "Equality Means Business: Women’s Empowerment Principles in Practice.”
06 Oct 2015
London: Women with a gene variant associated with Alzheimer's disease experience a steeper decline in body mass index (BMI) after age of 70 than those women without the version of the gene, says a study.
18 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Country's largest lender State Bank of India today launched a mobile wallet app, SBI Buddy, in collaboration with Accenture and MasterCard. The service will be available to existing as well as non SBI customers. The app was launched by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley along with Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Finance and Hasmukh Adhia, Secretary, Department of Financial Services.
03 Oct 2015
New Delhi: For women's safety, the government is considering introduction of a panic button in cell phones and has asked all mobile phone manufacturers to work out the feasibility of such a feature, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi said on Thursday.
01 Oct 2015
New York: People still tend to associate the ability to think creatively with stereotypical masculine qualities, says a new study.
04 Oct 2015
Wuhan: Ace Indian tennis star Sania Mirza continued her superb run with Swiss partner Martina Hingis as the duo clinched its seventh title together by winning the Wuhan Open women's doubles trophy here today.
07 Aug 2015
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said development of the state is not possible without empowerment of women. "Development of our state is not possible without development of women as they are an important half of our population," Kumar said.